Credentialed Diabetes Educators (CDEs) are healthcare
professionals qualified to provide personalised diabetes
education and care that empowers people with diabetes to
deal with their daily self-management, in accordance with
the National Standards of Practice for CDEs.
This national standard assures people with, or at risk of,
diabetes, their families, carers and healthcare providers of
the provision of quality diabetes education and advice.
This logo symbolises quality, expertise, high standards and
experience in diabetes education.
Only diabetes educators who have completed the ADEA
Credentialling Program are awarded the CDE status.
CDEs are required to demonstrate ongoing participation in
professional development within the specialty of